he tells me
why the character for "spring"
is upside down
still the snowflakes
drift between us
GUSTS, 15, Spring/Summer 2012
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Christina Nguyen is a poet and writer living in Minnesota, USA. Find her on Twitter as @TinaNguyen and blogging Japanese short form poetry at A wish for the sky. Her work has appeared in various anthologies and journals including Modern Haiku, Ribbons, GUSTS, red lights, American Tanka, Frogpond, Prune Juice, Moonbathing, and tinywords. In 2013, some of her poetry will appear in A New Resonance 8: Emerging Voices in English-Language Haiku from Red Moon Press.